Artist-in-residence Nova Marshall reflects on her time so far in Newington working with the local people on The Best of Us. Looking back at when The Best of Us started, those Thursday evening Creative Champions meetings were attended by just a handful of people. Our last meeting before Best Fest the session was lively and […]

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A big part of what we do at People United is about legacy. We are always asking the question – what happens after a commission or a project ends? How can we share what we’ve learnt? When our Role Models artist commission finished last year – which involved connecting primary school pupils with care home […]

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A unique one-off arts festival which celebrated the Newington community funded and supported by Newington Big Local. One of the hallmarks of People United is that it specialises in helping communities bring out the best of themselves and recognise their positive characteristics. “I was really warmed by the amazing attitude and positive impact being enthused […]

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A collaboration between artist/photographer Nicholas Godsell and artist/film maker Al Reffell Nicholas and Al are keen to investigate some themes which have came up from an original starting point of Time and Tide. In the video below you can see them drawing in the hut, using the space for small and large-scale mark-making enquires into […]

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